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Eldon Man Convicted of Raping Woman at Illinois Motel

A 37-year-old  Eldon  man has been convicted of raping a woman at an Elgin, Ill., motel last year. Kane County prosecutors say the jury deliberated for about 10 hours before finding Mudy A. Munoz-Salgado guilty on Thursday – even though the victim did not testify. Prosecutors say the victim left …

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New Railroad Bridge to Open Near Jefferson City

A new railroad bridge east of Missouri’s Capital city is opening with hopes of clearing the final major bottleneck for train traffic between St. Louis and Jefferson City. The new bridge crossing the Osage River in Osage City is opening next week. The span is intended to improve both freight …

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Victim from Last Weeks Fire in Sunrise Beach Identified

The Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District has identified the victim of last Thursday’s house fire. The Fire Chief says 51-year old David Tatteree pf Sunrise Beach died in the blaze. The home was fully engulfed in flames when crews arrived. The fire has been determined an accident, however no word …

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Iberia Man Waves Preliminary Hearing

An Iberia man accused of killing his 13-year old Step Niece this past June has waived his preliminary hearing. Steven Neal Henderson was scheduled to appear in Miller County Court Monday. He is charged with first degree murdr in the death of Macala Shelton. Macal was reported missing and her …

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Conference Center Decision Could Be Made Tonight

The big decision could come this evening. Jefferson City councilman may decide on which of the two developers will get to build a conference center. The Farmer Holding Company wants to build a hotel and conference center at their Captial Mall. The Hannibal-based Erhardt Group wants to go in on property …

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